Australia: Miners discuss how global events affect the industry

Some of the leading players in global mining have gathered in Western Australia to consider the challenges facing their industry, including how world events might affect prices.

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    Some of the leading players in global mining have gathered in Western Australia to consider the challenges facing their industry, including how world events might affect prices.

    High on the agenda are the recent missile tests in North Korea and the political unrest in Venezuela.

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Thomas reports from Kalgoorlie, Australia.


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